In this role, you have the opportunity to
Be the lead and inspiration in our transformation journey for the Integrated Supply Chain and you will define our strategy for Integral Warehousing & Distribution globally. You can ensure the efficient and qualitative delivery of products and solutions that will improve people’s lives and have a massive impact on our customer satisfaction.
You are responsible for
Defining Integral Warehousing & Distribution strategy
Driving and deploying new operational processes & tools together with the external partners as well as internal teams that enhance supply chain efficiency and drive productivity
Driving continuous improvement of supply chain performance and reduction of IWD costs in line with AOP targets
Driving of logistics process simplifications and improvements for end to end ownership / view and control
Setting up the logistics in Direct 2 Consumer channel
Reviewing our current distribution center setup (amount, regional presence etc.) and analyzing the impact of the increasing online business
Developing data & analytics tools/processes to better analyze product flows and related costs
Drive supply chain DfX programs / productivity ensuring that quality, safety and customer service levels
Implementing innovative solutions (new technologies) and driving Lean/Daily Management to enhance supply chain performance
Deploying new organization of GTEC and PCT (Global Business Services)
Strategic selection of logistics provider (in partnership with Business Groups, F&D and Procurement, provider partnership and strategic management globally)
You are a part of
our collaborative global Supply Chain team of international professionals, helping us to develop, build and improve our Integrated Supply Chain. As we value diversity, we have a diverse and multi-functional team and many resources to support you. In this role, you will report to the VP Supply Chain.
As this is a position with global responsibility, we are flexible on your location. Please also note that there is a significant amount of travel included in the role.
To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience
Over 15 years of experience in supply chain, in particular warehousing & distribution space in different global companies
Solid experiences in management of warehouse, transportation and inventory
Understanding W&D needs of customers, Markets and Business Groups
Strong transformation & change management skills
Strong problem solving and analytical skills
Strong service provider knowledge
Master degree in relevant field
Fluency in English
In return, we offer you
A path towards your most rewarding career. Philips is growing its supply chain management capabilities enterprise wide. Succeeding in this role in a complex environment will open many doors for your long term career, in other areas in Philips or otherwise. We also believe that we are at our best as a company when you are at yours as a person. Thus, we offer competitive health benefits, a flexible work schedule and access to local well-being focused activities. Furthermore, Philips University is available to all employees for learning and development opportunities.
Why should you join Philips?
Working at Philips is more than a job. It’s a calling to create a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on improving 3 billion lives a year by delivering innovative solutions across the health continuum at http://www.philips.com/b-dam/corporate/corporateblog/2016/PhilipsChronicDisease_5.jpg . Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways.
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